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Change icon for different file types

Hi,

Can someone tell me how I can change the icon for a specific file type: example the Excel file icon etc?

Thanks (I have office pro 03 and xpsp2)

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Re: Change icon for different file types

In reply to: Change icon for different file types

lbut, Click Start>Control Panel>Folder Options. under the ''File Types'' tab hilite the file extension you want to change, click the ''Advanced" button, click the ''Change Icon'' button and choose whatever you want, click OK/Apply/OK.

Tufenuf

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In reply to: Re: Change icon for different file types

If you want a variety apart from the icon options already there in your computer, try free downloads of the following software :
1) Irfan View
2) Bitmap to Icon 3.5
You can Google the above names to find the sites from which you can download them.
Then use both software in succession to convert your other pictures into icons.

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